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Usability Lessons Learned From Scrappy Start-ups

B84e8eff74d578a923fd11bf572aba60?s=47 Brian Williams
September 29, 2011

Usability Lessons Learned From Scrappy Start-ups

6 lessons learned from more than a decade of working with and paying attention to web start-ups from the perspective of Viget's CEO.

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Brian Williams

September 29, 2011
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  1. USABILITY LESSONS LEARNED FROM SCRAPPY START-UPS. a talk by Brian

    Williams on September ,  for Digital East © Viget Labs, LLC • This presentation is CONFIDENTIAL and should not be shared without permission.
  2. © Viget Labs, LLC • This presentation is CONFIDENTIAL and

    should not be shared without permission. @barn HI! I’M co-founder and CEO at Viget Labs. BRIAN WILLIAMS not me
  3. © Viget Labs, LLC • This presentation is CONFIDENTIAL and

    should not be shared without permission. DIGITAL EXPERIENCES
  4. None
  5. Brian Williams & Andy Rankin FOUNDERS

  6. Designing VIGETS

  7. Dan & code VIGETS

  8. © Viget Labs, LLC • This presentation is CONFIDENTIAL and

    should not be shared without permission. DESIGN CODE UX
  9. All 50 of us VIGETS

  10. © Viget Labs, LLC • This presentation is CONFIDENTIAL and

    should not be shared without permission. USABILITY
  11.  The    and  of a human-made

    object.
  12. © Viget Labs, LLC • This presentation is CONFIDENTIAL and

    should not be shared without permission. SCRAPPY ≠ SUCCESSFUL
  13. USABILITY LESSONS LEARNED FROM SCRAPPY START-UPS. © Viget Labs, LLC

    • This presentation is CONFIDENTIAL and should not be shared without permission.
  14. FOCUS   

  15. From Jack Dorsey’s Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/95728450@N00/182613360 TWITTER

  16. From Dom Sagolla’s Flickr:http://www.flickr.com/photos/dominic/188848143/in/photostream/ TWITTER

  17. http://tumblr.com TUMBLR

  18. BE HUMAN   

  19. http://highrisehq.com 37SIGNALS

  20. https://venmo.com VENMO

  21. BREAK NICELY   

  22.  Adversity doesn’t  character, it  it.

  23. http://flickr.com FLICKR

  24. http://www.urbanoutfitters.com/urban/html/404.html UO

  25. INVEST IN DESIGN   

  26. http://mailchimp.com MAILCHIMP

  27. http://wufoo.com WUFOO

  28. $M       2011 © Viget

    Labs, LLC • This presentation is CONFIDENTIAL and should not be shared without permission.
  29. MAKE IT WORK   

  30. http://mint.coml MINT

  31. http://tripit.com TRIPIT

  32. EVOLVE   

  33. http://hipmunk.com HIPMUNK

  34. http://www.facebook.com/about/timeline FACEBOOK

  35. © Viget Labs, LLC • This presentation is CONFIDENTIAL and

    should not be shared without permission. I. Focus II. Be Human III. Break Nicely IV.Invest in Design V. Make it Work VI. Evolve SCRAPPY SUMMARY
  36. © Viget Labs, LLC • This presentation is CONFIDENTIAL and

    should not be shared without permission. @barn I’M DONE. THANKS! brian.williams@viget.com speakerrate.com/barn viget.com